President’s Panel on Politics and Policy

Barbara small 2Barbara A. Mikulski, MSW ’65, who served in the U.S. Senate for 30 years before retiring in 2017, will be the featured speaker at the next President’s Panel on Politics and Policy. Now a Homewood Professor of Public Policy at Johns Hopkins University, Mikulski participates in speaking engagements across the country on the topics of leadership, innovation, and women’s empowerment. All members of the UMB community are invited to the event.

Tuesday, Nov. 27
8 a.m. to 10 a.m. (breakfast 8 to 8:30)
SMC Campus Center, Elm Ballrooms A and B

 

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The President's Panel on Politics and Policy is a speaker series examining issues important to the UMB community that are likely to be affected by the Trump administration and Congress.

With so much at stake in terms of health and higher education policy, federal budget priorities, and issues of civil rights and social justice, President Jay A. Perman, MD, encourages the UMB community to take part in these timely conversations.

Past Speakers

May 1, 2018 - The Intersection of Federal Policy and State Priorities 

Former Maryland governors Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. and Parris N. Glendening
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Oct. 31, 2017 - Creating Change

Derreck Kayongo, Business Visionary, Global Soap Project Founder and CEO of the National Center for Civil and Human Rights
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May 2, 2017 – Federal Budget Outlook

Matt Hourihan, American Association for the Advancement of Science
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March 21, 2017 – Higher Education

Goldie Blumenstyk, The Chronicle of Higher Education
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Feb. 28, 2017 – Social Justice

Frank Bruni, The New York Times
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Jan. 31, 2017 – Health Care

Karen Fisher, JD, Chief Public Policy Officer, Association of American Medical Colleges
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